Illyrian Sesleria grasslands

English name: Illyrian Sesleria grasslands

Description (English)

Closed mesophile calcicolous grasslands of the Illyrian beech forest level of the Dinarides dominated by Sesleria juncifolia, with Centaurea triumfetti, Daphne cneorum, Genista januensis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.2692
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E1.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Centaurea triumfetti
Flowering Plants Daphne cneorum
Flowering Plants Genista januensis
Flowering Plants Sesleria juncifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Centaurea triumfetti Flowering Plants
Daphne cneorum Flowering Plants
Genista januensis Flowering Plants
Sesleria juncifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.3292 Illyrian Sesleria grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2692 Illyrian Sesleria grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2692 Illyrian Sesleria grasslands same
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